XLS Partners, a new independent investment banking firm that provides M&A advisory, capital raising and debt advisory services, has launched. Robert Contaldo is serving as the firm’s chairman. XLS will be a member of the Geneva Capital Group.
Chicago, Illinois: May 10, 2018: The senior investment bankers who led the Chicago office of Corporate Finance Associates are pleased to announce that they have formed an independent investment bank under the name of XLS Partners, Inc.
The group is led by Robert Contaldo, a 36-year industry veteran, who will serve as the firm’s Chairman. XLS expects to effectuate an aggressive growth strategy by adding advisors to its existing group of seasoned professionals, augmenting its support staff and expanding its domestic presence and global reach.
XLS will be an independent member of Geneva Capital Group (GCG), the premier global network of M&A, Corporate Finance and Strategy firms. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, GCG connects the world’s leading advisory firms to conduct business across boarders in a proactive environment. GCG members advise and assist their clients through a range of demanding situations, including mergers & acquisitions, divestitures and strategic alliances on both a local and global level.
About XLS Partners
XLS Partners, Inc. is an independent investment banking firm that provides M&A advisory, capital raising and debt advisory for select clients globally. Middle market companies and private equity funds rely on our creative solutions, thoughtful insight and truthful advice when considering exiting their companies, making strategic acquisitions, partnering with private equity sponsors and raising debt or equity capital.